Age of the Dragon

Bradley Perrett | Why the US is building billion-dollar bombers, and what is means for China

Bradley Perrett
Updated December 9 2022 - 3:57pm, first published 11:50am

Producing things costs money. So does destroying things. A lot of military planning revolves around finding the most economical way of getting explosive on to a target when someone is trying to stop you.

Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett is a regular ACM columnist with a focus on Australia's relationship with China, covering defence, strategy, trade, economics and domestic policy. He was based in Beijing as a journalist from 2004 to 2020. His articles are supported by the Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism and Ideas.